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ramp up

To increase. A noun or pronoun can be used between "ramp" and "up." Ever since that break-in, they've really ramped up security at the office. You need to seriously ramp up your study efforts if you want to get an A on this exam.
See also: up

ramp up

v.
To increase the volume, amount, or rate of something: The factory must ramp up production due to increased demand for its products. I added a new card to my computer memory to ramp it up.
See also: up
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We added additional shoring to the base of the ship ramp to diminish the grade.
While most inventors struggle to keep their trade secrets under wraps, The Ramp Guy wants to give people the tools they need for independence.
Somewhat surprising was the fact that the ramp proved far more popular for descending from the department store than for ascending to it.
Loading and unloading equipment specialist Thorworld Industries has revamped its market leading mobile yard ramps range in order to fully meet differing customer requirements.
Brent danced pixie-like around the ramp, waving a wand that begot ollies to grind, bean plants, shifty ollies, and liens to disaster up the six feet of vert.
In recent decades, a number of researchers have developed approaches to improve ramp operations and safety.
Once your dog is comfortable walking across the ramp on the ground, elevate one end a little bit using a box or one stair step, then encourage her to walk both up and down it.
Established in 1980 in Ontario, Canada, Heavy Duty Ramps, moved to its current base in 2010.
Heavy Duty Ramps has been in the ramp manufacturing business for 36 years.
Despite clear benefits in safety and efficacy, transportation agencies are underutilizing ramp metering as a safety and traffic management strategy.
If you have a family member or friend with mobility challenges or you're dealing with one yourself, installing a wheelchair ramp can allow for a safe and independent lifestyle.
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Delta Highway's ramp onto Interstate 105, leading to the Washington-Jefferson Bridge: From Sunday through July 14, the ramp will be closed intermittently between 9 p.
com)-- The Ronald McDonald House in Albany, NY, needed a wheelchair ramp while their building was under construction.